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Theorem ddif 4004
 Description: Double complement under universal class. Exercise 4.10(s) of [Mendelson] p. 231. (Contributed by NM, 8-Jan-2002.)
Assertion
Ref Expression
ddif (V ∖ (V ∖ 𝐴)) = 𝐴

Proof of Theorem ddif
Dummy variable 𝑥 is distinct from all other variables.
StepHypRef Expression
1 vex 3419 . . . . 5 𝑥 ∈ V
2 eldif 3840 . . . . 5 (𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴) ↔ (𝑥 ∈ V ∧ ¬ 𝑥𝐴))
31, 2mpbiran 696 . . . 4 (𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴) ↔ ¬ 𝑥𝐴)
43con2bii 350 . . 3 (𝑥𝐴 ↔ ¬ 𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴))
51biantrur 523 . . 3 𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴) ↔ (𝑥 ∈ V ∧ ¬ 𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴)))
64, 5bitr2i 268 . 2 ((𝑥 ∈ V ∧ ¬ 𝑥 ∈ (V ∖ 𝐴)) ↔ 𝑥𝐴)
76difeqri 3992 1 (V ∖ (V ∖ 𝐴)) = 𝐴
 Colors of variables: wff setvar class Syntax hints:  ¬ wn 3   ∧ wa 387   = wceq 1507   ∈ wcel 2050  Vcvv 3416   ∖ cdif 3827 This theorem was proved from axioms:  ax-mp 5  ax-1 6  ax-2 7  ax-3 8  ax-gen 1758  ax-4 1772  ax-5 1869  ax-6 1928  ax-7 1965  ax-8 2052  ax-9 2059  ax-10 2079  ax-11 2093  ax-12 2106  ax-ext 2751 This theorem depends on definitions:  df-bi 199  df-an 388  df-or 834  df-tru 1510  df-ex 1743  df-nf 1747  df-sb 2016  df-clab 2760  df-cleq 2772  df-clel 2847  df-nfc 2919  df-v 3418  df-dif 3833 This theorem is referenced by:  complss  4013  dfun3  4130  dfin3  4131  invdif  4133  ssindif0  4296  difdifdir  4320
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